Zhu, Z and Garcia-Gancedo, L and Flewitt, AJ and Xie, H and Moussy, F and Milne, WI (2012) A critical review of Glucose biosensors based on Carbon nanomaterials: Carbon nanotubes and graphene. Sensors (Switzerland), 12. pp. 5996-6022. ISSN 1424-8220Full text not available from this repository.
There has been an explosion of research into the physical and chemical properties of carbon-based nanomaterials, since the discovery of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) by Iijima in 1991. Carbon nanomaterials offer unique advantages in several areas, like high surface-volume ratio, high electrical conductivity, chemical stability and strong mechanical strength, and are thus frequently being incorporated into sensing elements. Carbon nanomaterial-based sensors generally have higher sensitivities and a lower detection limit than conventional ones. In this review, a brief history of glucose biosensors is firstly presented. The carbon nanotube and grapheme-based biosensors, are introduced in Sections 3 and 4, respectively, which cover synthesis methods, up-to-date sensing approaches and nonenzymatic hybrid sensors. Finally, we briefly outline the current status and future direction for carbon nanomaterials to be used in the sensing area. © 2012 by the authors; licensee MDPI, Basel, Switzerland.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Carbon nanotube Glucose biosensor Graphene Nanotechnology Non-enzymatic sensor|
|Divisions:||Div B > Solid State Electronics and Nanoscale Science|
|Depositing User:||Cron Job|
|Date Deposited:||07 Mar 2014 11:24|
|Last Modified:||17 Dec 2014 19:03|